Edward J. Nichols

Maleabout 1875–

Brief Life History of Edward J.

Edward J. Nichols was born about 1875, in Guernsey, Ohio, United States. He married Mary A Rogers on 30 January 1895, in Guernsey, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States for about 15 years and Cuyahoga Falls, Cuyahoga Falls, Summit, Ohio, United States in 1940.

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Family Time Line

Edward J. Nichols
1875–
Mary A Rogers
1875–1937
Marriage: 30 January 1895
Edward Preston Nichols
1896–1971
Mary L. M. Nichols
1897–
Russell F Nichols
1902–1980

Sources (21)

  • Edward Nichols, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edward J Nichols, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Edward J Nichols in entry for Russell F Nichols and Mabel E Hill, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 January 1895Guernsey, Ohio, United States
  • Children (3)

    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 0

    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

    Age 0

    During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 31

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Nichol , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognates from other languages, e.g. Croatian and Serbian Nikolić (see Nikolic ); see also below.

    Americanized form of various like-sounding Jewish surnames.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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